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Colossus Chess 4 (ZX Spectrum)

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Colossus Chess 4 is a computer chess game. The game is customizable and you can monitor all your previous moves. It is even possible to see the computer thinking ahead and predicting your moves. The computer is hard to beat, and would win matches against other computer chess programs of the day. It can achieve the king-bishop-knight mate, which is the most difficult checkmate manuver possible in Chess.


Colossus Chess 4 ZX Spectrum Mostly pawns moved so far
Colossus Chess 4 ZX Spectrum Loading screen
Colossus Chess 4 ZX Spectrum The opening moves
Colossus Chess 4 ZX Spectrum Game start

Alternate Titles

  • "Colossus 4.0" -- In-game title

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Computer Gamer Sep, 1986 14 out of 20 70


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Martin Smith (63160) added Colossus Chess 4 (ZX Spectrum) on Nov 10, 2005
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